Break Stuff is a new series telling the story of ’99 told by writer and journalist Steven Hyden and brought to you by Luminary Media.

In 1999, a took place in that became a social experiment. There were riots, looting, and numerous assaults. And it was set to a soundtrack of the era’s most aggressive rock bands. Incredibly, it was the third iteration of , a known for , love, and hippie idealism. But ’99 revealed some hard truths behind the myths of the 1960s, and the that nostalgia can engender.

The Ringer posted this quick teaser via :

“For the past seven months, I’ve talked anyone I can find who’s associated Woodstock ’99” and “I wanted to know why the last major music festival of the 20th century turned into a disaster” is really all I needed to hear to get excited about what we’d hear during the eight-part series. Can’t wait.

Episodes get released starting on July 9th.

Here’s the link to the show.

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